Released on 19 Novermber 2010
Today the Translate team released version 1.8.1 of the Translate Toolkit. The Translate Toolkit contains many useful tools for translation, management, and quality control. It is the technology platform for Pootle, Virtaal, and other software.
This release contains many improvements and bug fixes. It is a recommended upgrade for users of Pootle and Virtaal. There were over 200 commits since version 1.8.0.
ANLoc, funded by IDRC
A rewrite and major improvement of the html format and html2po converter
New JSON format introduced
Support for Universal Terminology Exchange (UTX) format
Support for Java properties files encoded in UTF-8
Improvements to CSV format, and improved compatibility with Excel exports
Bug fixes to Qt .ts
Minor bug fixes for PHP format
Languages and quality checks:
Support for Persian quotations
Major performance improvements to quality checks
Pootle will regenerate all statistics with the new Translate Toolkit installed. Read about the quality checks.
Improvements to stability of Lucene text indexing (affecting Pootle)
Parameter for po2prop to ignore untranslated strings
Many improvements to pot2po including Qt ts support, improved handling of extra XML namespaces in XLIFF, and performance improvements.
The Translate team